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The Resource The immortal story, Gaumont présente ; written and directed by Orson Welles ; produced by Micheline Rozan ; a co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films. Une histoire immortelle / Gaumont présente ; scénario et réalisation, Orson Welles ; version française du dialogue de Louise De Vilmorin ; producteur délégue, Micheline Rozan ; une co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films ; un film de Orson Welles

The immortal story, Gaumont présente ; written and directed by Orson Welles ; produced by Micheline Rozan ; a co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films. Une histoire immortelle / Gaumont présente ; scénario et réalisation, Orson Welles ; version française du dialogue de Louise De Vilmorin ; producteur délégue, Micheline Rozan ; une co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films ; un film de Orson Welles

Label
The immortal story
Title
The immortal story
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont présente ; written and directed by Orson Welles ; produced by Micheline Rozan ; a co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films. Une histoire immortelle / Gaumont présente ; scénario et réalisation, Orson Welles ; version française du dialogue de Louise De Vilmorin ; producteur délégue, Micheline Rozan ; une co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films ; un film de Orson Welles
Title variation
Histoire immortelle
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Performer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A wealthy merchant in nineteenth century Macao becomes obsessed with bringing to life an oft-related anecdote about a rich man who gives a poor sailor a small sum of money to impregnate his wife
Member of
Cataloging source
UIU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Histoire immortelle (Motion picture)
  • Histoire immortelle (Motion picture)
Credits note
Piano pieces by Erik Satie ; peformed by Aldo Ciccolini, Jean-Joel Barbier ; director of photography, Willy Kurant ; editor, Yolande Maurette, Marcelle Pluet, Francoise Garnault, Claude Farny ; wardrobe by Pierre Cardin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or French dialogue witho optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I459 2016
PerformerNote
Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Roger Coggio, Norman Eshley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-1985
  • 1902-1969
  • 1928-2017
  • 1934-
  • 1866-1925
  • 1920-1994
  • 1922-
  • 1885-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Rozan, Micheline
  • Vilmorin, Louise de
  • Moreau, Jeanne
  • Coggio, Roger
  • Eshley, Norman
  • Kurant, Willy
  • Satie, Erik
  • Ciccolini, Aldo
  • Barbier, Jean-Joël
  • Maurette, Yolande
  • Pluet, Marcelle
  • Garnault, Francoise
  • Farny, Claude
  • Cardin, Pierre
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Office de radiodiffusion-télévision française
  • Albina Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
58
Series statement
The Criterion Collection
Series volume
831
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Merchants
  • Rich people
  • Heirs
  • Heirs
  • Merchants
  • Rich people
Technique
live action
Label
The immortal story, Gaumont présente ; written and directed by Orson Welles ; produced by Micheline Rozan ; a co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films. Une histoire immortelle / Gaumont présente ; scénario et réalisation, Orson Welles ; version française du dialogue de Louise De Vilmorin ; producteur délégue, Micheline Rozan ; une co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films ; un film de Orson Welles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced in 1968 and broadcast on French television; later released in theaters
  • Based on the novel by Isak Dinesen
  • Includes both English and French versions
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the English-language version of the film
  • Soundtrack uses recordings of the music of Erik Satie made by pianists Aldo Cicciolini and Jean-Joël Barbier
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2005 featuring film scholar Adrian Martin; portrait: Orson Welles, a 1968, documentary directed by François Reichenbach and Frédéric Rossif; new interview with actor Norman Eshley; interview from 2004 with cinematographer Willy Kurant; new interview with Welles scholar François Thomas; essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Accompanying material
1 folded-out booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1886201
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9781681431925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515184519
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2665BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o957277876
  • (OCoLC)957277876
System details
Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (aspect ratio: 1.66:1); monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The immortal story, Gaumont présente ; written and directed by Orson Welles ; produced by Micheline Rozan ; a co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films. Une histoire immortelle / Gaumont présente ; scénario et réalisation, Orson Welles ; version française du dialogue de Louise De Vilmorin ; producteur délégue, Micheline Rozan ; une co-production O.R.T.F., Albina-Films ; un film de Orson Welles
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally produced in 1968 and broadcast on French television; later released in theaters
  • Based on the novel by Isak Dinesen
  • Includes both English and French versions
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the English-language version of the film
  • Soundtrack uses recordings of the music of Erik Satie made by pianists Aldo Cicciolini and Jean-Joël Barbier
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2005 featuring film scholar Adrian Martin; portrait: Orson Welles, a 1968, documentary directed by François Reichenbach and Frédéric Rossif; new interview with actor Norman Eshley; interview from 2004 with cinematographer Willy Kurant; new interview with Welles scholar François Thomas; essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Accompanying material
1 folded-out booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1886201
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Isbn
9781681431925
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515184519
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2665BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o957277876
  • (OCoLC)957277876
System details
Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (aspect ratio: 1.66:1); monaural
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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